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Dr. Sven Horstmann

 

Dr. Sven Horstmann

Managing Director

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Curriculum Vitae

Publications

  

  

Curriculum Vitae

 

 
Studies:  
1991 - 1997 study of chemistry at the University of Oldenburg
1997 master thesis at the University of Oldenburg, Department of Industrial Chemistry, research group of Prof. Dr. J. Gmehling: "Measurement and Correlation of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Development of a Modified Static Apparatus"
   
Doctoral thesis:  
1997 - 2000 PhD thesis at the University of Oldenburg, Department of Industrial Chemistry, research group of Prof. Dr. J. Gmehling: "Theoretical and Experimental Investigations on the High Pressure Phase Equilibrium Behavior of Fluid Mixtures for the Extension of the PSRK Group Contribution Equation of State"
   
Stay Abroad:  
Feb. 1998 - Mar. 1998 research at Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, Kurashiki , Japan: "Measurement and Correlation of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria"
   
Since April 2000 Employment as researcher at the Laboratory for Thermophysical Properties (LTP GmbH), Institute at the University of Oldenburg
Since July 2008 Managing Director of the Laboratory for Thermophysical Properties (LTP GmbH)
   
 

 

Publications

Gardeler, H.; Horstmann, S.; Tsuboi, A.; Toba, S.; Rarey, J.; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria at Six Temperatures from 313.15 K to 402.15 K and Excess Enthalpy Data at 363.15 K and 1.65 MPa for the System Toluene + 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane (Isooctane), ELDATA: Int. Electron. J. Phys.-Chem. Data 1998, 4, 1-10.

Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Bölts, R.; Rarey, J.; Gmehling, J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Diethyl ether + Ethyl tert-butyl ether, 1-Pentene + Methyl acetate and Propene + 2-Propanol, J. Chem. Eng. Data 1999, 44, 383-387.

Rarey, J.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Vapor Pressure Data for the Systems Ethyl tert.-butyl ether + Ethanol and Ethyl tert.-butyl ether + Water, J. Chem. Eng. Data 1999, 44, 532-538.

Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Bölts, R.; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Benzene + Benzonitrile and Toluene + Benzonitrile Covering a Temperature Range from 323.15 to 413.15 K. J. Chem. Eng. Data 1999, 44, 539-543.

Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Bölts, R.; Zudkevitch, D; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems 2-Methyltetrahydrofuran with 2,2,4-Trimethylpentane (Isooctane), Ethanol, Toluene, Cyclohexane and Methylcyclohexane. J. Chem. Eng. Data 1999, 44, 959-964.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimentelle Bestimmung von kritischen Punkten reiner Stoffe und binärer Mischungen mit einer Durchflußapparatur. Chem. Ing. Tech. 1999, 71, 725-728.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination of Critical Points of Pure Components and Binary Mixtures Using a Flow Apparatus. Chem. Eng. Technol. 1999, 22, 839-842.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J.; Kolá, P. Experimental Determination of the Critical Line for the (CO2 + Ethane) and Calculation of Various Thermodynamic Properties for (CO2 + n-Alkane) Using the PSRK Model. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 2000, 32, 451-464.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. PSRK Group Contribution Equation of State: Revision and Extension III. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2000, 167, 173-186.

Guilbot, P.; Théveneau, P.; Baba-Ahmed, A.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Richon, D. Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium Data and Critical Points for the System H2S + COS. Extension of the PSRK Group Contribution Equation of State. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2000, 170, 193-202.

Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Fischer, K.; Köster, F.; Gmehling, J. Vapor Pressure, Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium, and Excess Enthalpy Data for Compounds and Binary Subsystems in the Chlorohyrin Process for Propylene Oxide Production. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2001, 46, 337-345.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination of Critical Data of Mixtures and Their Relevance for the Development of Thermodynamic Models. Chem. Eng. Sci. 2001, 56, 6905-6913.

Horstmann, S.; Pöpken, T.; Gmehling, J. Phase Equilibria and Excess Properties for Binary Systems in Reactive Distillation Processes Part I. Methyl Acetate Synthesis. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2001, 180, 221-234.

del Rio, A.; Horstmann, S.; Renuncio, A. R.; Gmehling, J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Methyl tert-Butyl Ether + Cyclohexane and Ethyl tert-Butyl Ether + Cyclohexane, n-Hexane, and n-Heptane in a Temperature Range from 298.15 to 393.15 K. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2001, 46, 1181-1187.

Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary System Propionic Aldehyde + tert-Pentanol at 333.15 K. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2001, 46, 1487-1489.

Wittig, R.; Lohmann, J.; Joh, R.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Vapor-Liquid Equilibria and Enthalpies of Mixing for Seven Binary Systems in a Temperature Range from 298.15 K to 413.15 K. Experimental Results and Predictions with Modified UNIFAC (Dortmund). Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2001, 40, 5831-5838.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer , K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Calculation of Critical Points for Binary and Ternary Mixtures Containing Carbon Dioxide, Ethane, Propane, and Sulfur Hexafluoride. AIChE J. 2002, 48, 2350-2356.

Ihmels, C. E.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer , K.; Scalabrin G.; Gmehling, J. Compressed Liquid and Supercritical Densites of 1,1,1,2,3,3,3,-Heptafluoropropane (R227ea). Int. J. Thermophys. 2002, 26, 1571-1585.

Zúñiga-Moreno, A.; Galicia-Luna, L. A.; Horstmann, S.; Ihmels, C. E.; Fischer , K.Compressed Liquid Densities and Excess Volumes for the Binary Systems Carbon Dioxide + 1-Propanol and Carbon Dioxide + 2-Propanol Using a Vibrating Tube Densimeter up to 25 MPa. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2002, submitted for publication.

Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer , K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Prediction of Gas Solubility Data for CO2 + H2O Mixtures Containing NaCl or KCl at Temperatures between 313 and 393 K and Pressure up to 10 MPa. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2002, submitted for publication.

Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer , K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Prediction of Gas Solubility Data for CO2 + H2O Mixtures Containing NaCl or KCl at Temperatures between 313 and 393 K and Pressure up to 10 MPa. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2002, 41, 4393-4398.

Horstmann, S.; Mougin, P.; Lecomte, F.; Fischer , K.; Gmehling, J. Phase Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the System Methanol + 2,2'-Diethanolamine + Water. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2002, 47, 1496-1501.


Kiepe, J.; de Araújo Rodrigues, A. K.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Correlation of Liquid Density Data of Electrolyte Mixtures Containing Water and Methanol. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2003, 42, 2022-2029.

Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Prediction of Gas Solubility Data for CO2 + H2O Mixtures Containing NaNO3 or KNO3. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2003, 42, 3851-3856.

Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Prediction of Gas Solubility Data for Methane + Water Solutions Containing Monovalent Electrolytes. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2003, 42, 5392-5398.

Horstmann, S.; Birke, G.; Fischer, K. Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Propane + Dimethyl Ether and Propene + Dimethyl Ether at Temperatures from (298 to 323) K. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2004, 49, 38-42.

Sidi-Boumedine, R.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K; Provost, E.; Fürst, W.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination of Carbon Dioxide Solubility Data in Aqueous Alkanolamine Solutions. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2004, 218, 85-94.

Sidi-Boumedine, R.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K; Provost, E.; Fürst, W.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination of Hydrogen Sulfide Solubility Data in Aqueous Alkanolamine Solutions. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2004, 218, 149-155.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid-Liquid Equilibria, Azeotropic, and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary System n-Undecane + Propionamide and Pure-Component Vapor Pressure and Density Data for Propionamide. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2004, 49, 1494-1498.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Water + Sulfolane and Methanol + N-Methyl-2-pyrrolidone. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2004, 49, 1499-1503.

Horstmann, S.; Wilken, M.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Propylene Oxide + 2-Methylpentane and Difluoromethane (R32) + Pentafluoroethane (R125). J. Chem. Eng. Data 2004, 49, 1504-1507.

Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Wilken, M.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling J. Isothermal Vapor-Liquid Equilibrium and Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary Systems Water + 1,2-Ethanediol and Propene + Acetophenone. J. Chem. Eng. Data 2004, 49, 1508-1511.

Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Application of the PSRK Model for Systems Containing Strong Electrolytes. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2004, 43, 6607-6615.

Horstmann, S.; Grybat, A.; Kato, R. Experimental Determination and Prediction of Gas Solubility Data for Oxygen in Acetonitrile. J. Chem. Thermodyn. 2004, 36, 1015-1018.

Horstmann, S.; Fischer , K.; Gmehling, J. Application of PSRK for Process Design. Chem. Eng. Commun. 2005, 192, 336-350.

Horstmann, S.; Jabloniec, A.; Krafczyk, J.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling J. PSRK Group Contribution Equation of State: Comprehensive Revision and Extension IV, Including Critical Constants and -function Parameters for 1000 components. Fluid Phase Equilib. 2005, 227, 157-164.

Wagner, P; Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K. Phase Equilibrium Data for the Binary System Dinitrogen Monoxide + Propane. Monatshefte für Chemie, Chemical Monthly 2007, 138, 637-640.

Jabloniec, A.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling J. Experimental Determination and Calculation of Gas Solubility Data for Nitrogen in Different Sovlents. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2007, 46, 4654-4659.

Park, S.-J.; Han, K.-J.; Horstmann S. Liquid-Liquid Equilibria for Binary Systems of tert-Amyl Ethyl Ether (TAEE), Isopropyl tert-Butyl Ether (IPTBE) and Di-sec-Butyl Ether (DSBE) with Water and for Ternary Systems with Methanol or Ethanol, Fluid Phase Equilib. 2007, 260, 74-80.

Thiede, S.; Horstmann, S.; Meisel, T.; Sinnema, J.; Gmehling J. Experimental Determination of Vapor-Liquid-Equilibria dn Excess Enthalpy Data for the Binary System 2-Methyl-1-butanol + 3-Methyl-1-butanol as a Test Mixture for Distillation Collums. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 2009, submitted for publication.

 

Conference presentations:

  • Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Li, Jiding; Gmehling, J. Further Development of the PSRK Model for the Prediction of Gas Solubilities and Vapor-Liquid Equilibria. GVC-Fachausschuß-Sitzung "Thermodynamik", Frankfurt, October 6th-8th, 1997.

  • Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. VLE AUTOLAB Software Development and Development of the PSRK Group Contribution Equation of State. Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, March, 23th, 1998.

  • Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. PSRK - Status, Typical Results and Planned Developments. DECHEMA-Arbeitsausschuß "Ingenieurdaten", Leipzig, October, 7th, 1998.

  • Rarey, J.; Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Gmehling J. Computer-Operated Measurement of Vapor-Liquid Equilibria. The Sixteenth Thermodynamics Conference, Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics with Industrial Applications, Imperial College, London, UK, April, 14th-16th, 1999.

  • Horstmann, S.; Fischer, K.; Gmehling, J. Experimental Determination and Correlation of Critical Data of Pure Compounds and Mixtures. GVC-Fachausschuß-Sitzung "Thermodynamik", Karlsruhe, October 7th-8th, 1999.

  • Fischer, K.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Application of PSRK for Process Design. Annual AIChE meeting, Los Angeles, November 12th-17th, 2000.


    Posters:
  • Gardeler, H.; Horstmann, S.; Noll, O.; Gmehling, J. Predictive Soave-Redlich-Kwong Equation of State. ACHEMA, Frankfurt, Juni 1997.

  • Rarey, J.; Gardeler, H.; Horstmann, S.; Gmehling, J. Computer-Operated Differential Static Apparatus for Measurement of VLE-Data. ACHEMA, Frankfurt, Juni 1997.

  • Kiepe, J.; Horstmann, S.; Gardeler, H.; Fischer, K.; Ahlers, J.; Gmehling, J. Predictive Soave-Redlich-Kwong Equation of State. ACHEMA, Frankfurt, May 2000.